About RvD:

Robot Vs Dinosaur

Robot Vs Dinosaur was Birmingham's most diverse and eclectic electronic night, taking place at Island Bar on every third Friday of the month.

Wednesday 23rd July, 2008:

Robot Vs Dinosaur will be returning to Island Bar on Friday August 15th, with live services resuming following July’s free entry DJ-only event. This time ’round we have a headline set from ex-Plone and current ZX Spectrum Orchestra/Modified Toy Orchestra mainstay Mike In Mono, a man who’s passion for bubbling analogue synth-pop and gorgeous vocodered […]

Wednesday 16th July, 2008:

Given that every electronic musician in the UK is seemingly on holiday at the moment (and who could blame them!), our next event at Island on Friday July 18th will be a free entry DJ party! As per usual we’ll be DJing a skull-cracking selection taking in breakcore, laptoptronica, chipcore, drill ‘n’ bass, J-pop and […]

Wednesday 9th July, 2008:

This weekend sees the return of Capsule‘s annual Supersonic festival. Running the gamut of avant-garde and experimental music, the event features performances from acts as diverse as Battles (pictured), Efterklang, DJ Scotch Egg and Max Tundra as well as a set from reformed ’70s Krautrockers Harmonia. Put simply, it’s quite possibly the most culturally important […]

Thursday 3rd July, 2008:

We’ve finally got ’round to sticking the photos up from our June event. Check them out via the gallery, and thanks to Andy Bullock for doing such a great job taking them, as ever.